Crops tackle various obstacles, end with variable yields

Crops tackle various obstacles, end with variable yields

Photo by Ben Nuelle

As farmers begin to harvest the 2017 corn crop, yields remain unknown.

Today, farmers focus on genetics in regard to their corn crop. This year, drought impacted many fields, and it is still a mystery as to how well the crop held up during such tough conditions. Disease also impacted this year’s crop and will likely influence harvest numbers.

Our farm broadcaster Ben Nuelle talks to an expert with Wyffels Hybrids. The conversation provides insight as to how you can get ready to cut and bin this years crop.

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